Scientific Programmer - Modelling and Simulation Group

Location Krakow
Employment type Full-time
Region / State / Province małopolskie
About job:

We are looking for an experienced:

 Scientific Programmer – Modelling and Simulation Research Group

You will help turn scientific vision into tangible solutions for clinicians and biologists. Output of your high-quality code will be published in leading journals and will propel new healthcare products. You will work with industrial researchers to bring Sano’s science and technology to hospitals and patients. 

You will join the team dedicated to development of models and mechanisms to model and simulate physiological processes relevant to diagnosis and therapy as well as applications in the area of in silico clinical trials.

As a member of a team at a rapidly developing institute, you will have important impact on how Sano will evolve, and how it will go about meeting its strategic objectives in the long run. If you enjoy creating things, helping organisations and people grow, and contributing to workplace culture while accepting that some elements are in flux, and adaptation to an evolving environment is important, then you are the kind of person we would like to talk to.

We expect a full-time, long-term commitment to ensure continuity within the team (e.g. taking software developed by/with a PhD/MSc student, and handing it over to another student);


What are you going to do?

What are you going to do?

You will work in a collaborative environment, together with other data and software engineers, computational medicine researchers, and medical doctors. Your tasks will include:

  • Writing new software (along with PhD/MSc students to ensure high quality of code), where UX and usage functionality is important;
  • Teaching team members how to deliver quality software: modularity, reusability, resilience etc.
  • Contributing to software quality by performing code reviews for colleagues;
  • Writing software documentation, user handbook etc.;
  • Keeping team’s software up to date and functional all the time, supporting installation and maintenance of 3rd party software needed for the team (including complex software like solvers);
  • Broadening your medical and computational science knowledge on a daily basis;
  • Contributing to Sano’s high standards of data management with new ideas;
  • Keeping your smile on and being ready to help other Sano colleagues whenever your help is needed.
What do we require?

We require the following:

  • Higher education, preferably MSc, in computer science, or similar domain with a strong curriculum of code development and data handling;
  • At least 3 years of experience in development of software, preferably for various areas of life sciences or business, including medical sciences or human biology (mid-senior?);
  • Excellent code development skills, experience in the following would be very welcome: parallel programming, CUDA, MPI, HPC
  • Expected programming languages and environments familiarity level:
    • C – excellent;
    • Python – excellent;
    • UNIX/OSX/Windows - excellent;
    • We would like to see your code, if you are able to share it with us;
  • Basic understanding/knowledge or willingness to learn about computational science and basic sciences;
  • Fluent command of English (Polish not required).
Our offer:

We offer a contract for employment with gross salary from 14000 to 18000 PLN monthly, and a wide range of perks and benefits, including:

  • Private medical plan (planned for 2022);
  • Multisport card (planned for 2022);
  • Flexible working hours;
  • Hybrid work – our office id located at the AGH UST Center of Energy;
Last modified Tuesday, December 14, 2021